New, cheaper anti-malaria drugs next year

12/13/2005 | NYTimes.com

A public-private partnership says new, cheaper malaria pills, which combine forms of artemisinin with either amodiaquine or mefloquine, will become available next year, allowing patients to take fewer pills while still ensuring they get the wider range of drugs needed. Sanofi-Aventis has agreed to make the amodiaquine combination and Brazil's Far-Manguinhos will make the mefloquine one.

View Full Article in:

NYTimes.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Assistant General Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA
Senior Analyst Compliance
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Director, Senior Legal Counsel
Alcon
Fort Worth, TX
Corporate Counsel - Healthcare Law Group
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA